Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

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Travel with Morris Arboretum: Brussels and Bruges 2014

Brussels and Bruges June 8 - 15, 2014

Program Cost

$7,500 price person based on twin/double sharing
$1,120 single supplement
$400 tax-deductible donation payable directly to Morris Arboretum


A deposit of $2,500 per person is required to confirm your place on the trip. The deposit is refundable up until December 1, 2013, less a 3.5% administrative bank fee. Balance of payment is due 90 days prior to departure, March 10, 2014. All payments may be made by American Express, VISA, Master Card or check. Please make all checks payable to Benefactor Travel.

A non-refundable gift of $400 to Morris Arboretum is required at time of registration to be paid directly to Morris Arboretum. Payment may be made by American Express, VISA, Master Card or check. Please make check payable to Morris Arboretum and mail to Attn: Victoria Sicks. A tax receipt will be issued.


  • 7 nights’ accommodation in the 5-star properties:
    - 5 nights in Classic Room at the Hotel Amigo, Brussels.
    - 2 nights in Executive Room at the The Tuilerieën, Bruges.
  • Buffet breakfast daily.
  • 6 lunches including selected wines, beer, mineral water and tea or coffee.
  • 5 dinners including selected wines, beer, mineral water and tea or coffee.
  • 2 pre-dinner receptions.
  • All visits, entrance fees and events as outlined in the itinerary including numerous private gardens, studios, speakers' fees.
  • Canal cruise.
  • All private coach transport as outlined in the program itinerary.
  • All taxes for all goods and services.
  • All tips (drivers, hotel, restaurant and guiding staff).
  • Luggage Porterage at the hotel.
  • Trip accompanied by two Morris Arboretum staff members.
  • On-site experienced director from Benefactor Travel by Hamilton Fitzjames.


  • International Airfare.
  • Personal charges (laundry, minibar, telephone etc.).
  • Travel Insurance. We highly recommend Travel Insurance, the company we recommend using is

This is a working itinerary and modifications may occur depending upon the ultimate availability of our hosts or certain events. The itinerary is subject to change.

This trip is based on 16 participants. We reserve the right to cancel the program due to insufficient participants. In the unlikely event that the tour is canceled, participants will be informed no later than Jan 15, 2014 and any trip payments will be refunded in full. We are not responsible for any collateral costs, including airfare or other personal expenses, incurred by travelers due to trip cancellation.

US$ costs have been based on rates of exchange as of September 2013 and are subject to change.


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Alerts & Updates

Please be advised that the Rose Garden is closed on Thursday mornings for maintenance.

Please note that weather conditions can change quickly, check back or call (215) 247-5777 before heading out for a visit.

Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.